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insecure.messagingengine.com

Last post 01-17-2020, 19:09 by Michael Robertson. 4 replies.
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  •  01-16-2020, 19:39

    insecure.messagingengine.com

    I received this message yesterday from Fastmail my IMAP email provider:

    " The server insecure.messagingengine.com has allowed Fastmail accounts
    to connect to programs that could not support up-to-date encryption
    methods, such as older email clients, CRM systems, and printer or
    scanners with a "scan to email" function. We have made it available in
    the past as a convenience to users who otherwise would not be able to
    connect to their email client or program.

    Unfortunately, maintaining this server is preventing us from making
    certain security upgrades. For this reason, we will be removing
    insecure.messagingengine.com on February 3, 2020, and any clients or
    other programs using this server no longer be able to connect.

    If the client or program you’re using can support newer encryption
    methods, we expect you will be able to continue to connect by using
    our updated server names. For details, please see [our help page for
    server names and
    ports](https://www.fastmail.com/help/technical/servernamesandports.htm
    l)."


    Does anyone have any information about this?  

    Is there any information about how Pegasus Mail will

     

     


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  •  01-16-2020, 21:12

    • irelam is not online. Last active: 01-29-2020, 16:07 irelam
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    Re: insecure.messagingengine.com

    Have you read their info page on two factor authentication? And if so are you prepared to do the setup to implement it?

    https://www.fastmail.com/help/account/2fa.html

  •  01-16-2020, 21:31

    • Brian Fluet is not online. Last active: 01-29-2020, 16:06 Brian Fluet
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    Re: insecure.messagingengine.com

    I appears that FastMail supports app passwords which should work with Pegasus Mail.

    https://www.fastmail.com/help/clients/apppassword.html

  •  01-17-2020, 19:04

    Re: insecure.messagingengine.com

    Yes, I looked into that procedure.  I don't know if that's how I want to proceed.  Sorry, this was posted without quotes from Irelam's message.

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  •  01-17-2020, 19:09

    Re: insecure.messagingengine.com

    Brian Fluet:

    I appears that FastMail supports app passwords which should work with Pegasus Mail.

    https://www.fastmail.com/help/clients/apppassword.html

    Thank you.  I may use that procedure.


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